Start

Sat

,

Oct 16

10:00 am

End

Sat

,

Oct 16

12:00 pm

How

In-Person

Type

Tour

Location

Check-in takes place at the Historic Chapel at the Main Entrance at Fifth Avenue and 25th Street.

Oct

16

Gay Green-Wood Trolley Tour

Start

Sat

,

Oct 16

10:00 am

End

Sat

,

Oct 16

12:00 pm

How

In-Person

Type

Tour

Location

Check-in takes place at the Historic Chapel at the Main Entrance at Fifth Avenue and 25th Street.

A small tombstone with a LGBT rainbow flag.

Green-Wood celebrates LGBT History Month with a special trolley tour illuminating permanent residents who have made a lasting impact on American history and culture. You will visit the graves of important LGBTQIA+ figures including “It’s Raining Men” co-writer, Paul Jabara; sculptor of the Angel of the Waters sculpture atop Central Park’s Bethesda Fountain, Emma Stebbins; activists and founders of the Hetrick Martin Institute, Drs. Emery Hetrick and Damien Martin, among others. This trolley tour is led by Andrew Dolkart, Co-Directors of the NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project, and Neela Wickremesinghe, the Robert A. and Elizabeth Rohn Jeffe Director of Restoration and Preservation at Green-Wood.

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